• National Institute of Sports Science (NISS) is the premier institute of sports education in Sri Lanka. It was established under the provisions of the sports law No. 25, 1973 and named “Sports School" with its inauguration in 1978 under the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Sports. It was reorganized in 1996 under the provisions of an Act of Parliament, which amended the original sports law and renamed as the National Institute of Sports Science.

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  • A bloom in Sports History


    NISS, the pioneer of Sports Education in Sri Lanka has taken a wide step towards the excellence in sports by offering remarkable opportunities in various fields of sports simultaneously.  It commences three joint courses with different countries for the benefit of three different sports.

    • Training programme in Malaysia for Badminton Coaches.:- 20 Badminton Coaches will be benefitted by this 10-day training programme in Malaysia
    • Certificate course in Yoga Education :- A pioneer member of Yoga Association in India and highly reputed Yoga guru Dr. Arun Kodskar has already started this progrramme from 14th August, 2017 until 25th of August, 2017 at the NISS premises
    • Advanced Coaches course (Strength & Conditioning):- A 10-day overseas study tour to Sports Authority of India, Bangalore will be offered to selected 10 Coaches in 31st August, 2017.
Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekara
T.P.No : 0112-688404
Fax : 0112-688403
Hon.H.M.M. Harees
Deputy Minister of Sports
T.P No  :  011-2688404  
Fax  :   011-2688403

Dr. D. M. R. B. Dissanayake SECRETARY
T.P.No  :  011-2688836
Fax : 0112-2688836

Mr. Sajith Jayalal
T.P No  :  011-2684921  
Fax  :   011-2667709 sajithniss@gmail.com